The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Coverity products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Coverity over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Coverity.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Coverity
Rank 636 611 615
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Contract jobs citing Coverity 8 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.022% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.033% 0.049% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Median daily rate £388 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23942 24658 24159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.62% 44.76% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14807 14333 13692
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 789 1124 1077
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Coverity
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Coverity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Coverity Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Coverity
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Coverity within the UK.

Coverity Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Coverity
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Coverity within the UK.

Coverity Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Coverity
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coverity within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wales - 6 £388 -
South Wales - 5 £400 -
Newport - 3 - -
England -3 2 - - 2
London -5 2 - -

Coverity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Coverity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Coverity.

1 14 (77.78%) OO
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) StarTeam
2 12 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 12 (66.67%) VoIP
2 12 (66.67%) SNMP
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 12 (66.67%) UML
2 12 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
3 11 (61.11%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) C
4 10 (55.56%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (33.33%) Subversion
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
6 4 (22.22%) JIRA
6 4 (22.22%) MS Project Server
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Validation
6 4 (22.22%) MS Project
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft

Coverity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Confluence
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project Server
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) SNMP
1 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 12 (66.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 12 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
1 12 (66.67%) StarTeam
1 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 4 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++/C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Head of Development
5 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Felix
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Sling
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) Ext JS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) JSR 170
1 2 (11.11%) OSGi
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
1 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) OO
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 12 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) C
3 10 (55.56%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
1 4 (22.22%) Black Duck
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe